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Le Lion D'Or

Grand'Rue 10, Chexbres 1071, Switzerland
+41 21 946 50 70
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“dishes” (3 reviews)
“village” (3 reviews)
“wine” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 am - 11:45 pmAll hours
Italian, French, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Grand'Rue 10, Chexbres 1071, Switzerland
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Ate dinner here two times. Excellent service, taste food and good wine ! We were just lucky because we could get a table without any reservation.

Thank Marlein
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This restaurant was within walking distance to our hotel, was recommended by the hotel staff and was open. The hotel booked us a table just after we arrived. France and Switzerland seem to be closed until summer! If you are touring the area, check opening...More

Thank Marilyn W
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Nice food and a special thanks for opening on an evening that the restaurant is normally closed. With just our group of 15 in a reasonable sized restaurant is was hard to judge what the atmosphere would be like on a normal evening.

1  Thank Tony L
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Good food with lots of choices and they made you feel like a local. Our meal was good, but not as memorable as the comradery created by the chef and owner who offered us an additional glass of wine probably because we were engaging and...More

Thank redroverma
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had our hotel book our dinner at this restaurant after reading the reviews. It seemed like the most reasonable option for cost in the area. We felt like it was the best meal that we had in Switzerland. The meal was fresh and there...More

Thank Ashley D
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We were here as part of a group with set menus. I had beef & morrel mushrooms and the preparation was flawless. But I saw of diners orders coming out of the kitchen that involved some pretty dramatic table side presentation. I wish I would...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

While in Chexbres we went looking for a small local restaurant with good food and Le Lion D'Or fulfilled all of those and more. Friendly people, outdoor seating in a hot August night. Excellent food from a varied and interesting menu.

1  Thank ElredL
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We had our hotel call for reservations on a Monday night after reading other reviews but there was plenty of space in the dining room. Service was friendly to the point of being a bit cocky.... some people like that. Lots of choice on the...More

1  Thank rclip
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We walked to Le Lion D'Or on a Tuesday night from our hotel. We found the main dining room fully booked, but we're able to sit in the bar area. I had the steak entrecote which came with a choice of fries or pasta. I...More

1  Thank Penny G
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

We chose this place based on the good reviews from you tripadvisers. And how well deserved these were! Friendly staff, tasty food: the lamb racks I had were dreamy, local table wine was so cheap and decent in quality. We didnt go for anything fancy,...More

2  Thank P H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, French, Swiss, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 am - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand'Rue 10, Chexbres 1071, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Chexbres
  • Phone Number: +41 21 946 50 70
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